The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Swindon region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 40 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.95% 0.76% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 3.90% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £416 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +85.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -5.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 77 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.15% 19.54% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 31
Average daily rate £323 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £571 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
REST
Wiltshire

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Swindon region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) JPA
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) CMS
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (11.11%) Facelets
6 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) ExpressionEngine

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Spring MVC
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) JSF
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) JSP
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) Facelets
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSD
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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